The total number of employees in the Sony Group as of March 31, 2017 was approximately 128,400, an increase of approximately 3,100 from March 31, 2016, as the result of increased employment primarily in the Electronics segment. This increase was due to the increase of employees at manufacturing facilities in Asia Pacific, and by Sony's acquisition of some of Toshiba's semiconductor fabrication facilities. As a result of the splitting out of business units in recent years, the number of employees at Sony Corporation was approximately 6,200 as of March 31, 2017,.
|Directors||12||1 (8.3%)||2 (16.7%)|
|Corporate Executive Officers||10 *1||0||1 (10%)|
|Business Executives||21||0||4 (19%)|
|Corporate Executives||12||2 (16.7%)||0|